Show of talent PSU displays range of musical groups, styles with free performance

A free concert will show off Penn State Worthington Scranton’s growing music program and its wide range of musical styles this weekend. Worthington Scranton Chorale, the Roc[k]tet show choir and Campus Jazz Band all will perform in the college’s annual spring concert...

Children’s programs to gain from Kirby Fest

Over the past three years, more than 22,000 students visited F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts to attend free children’s programming. Last year, after funds from an anonymous donor dwindled, the Kirby Center had to brainstorm about ways to keep the Young...

Old-school sound Record Store Day celebrates vinyl with specials, live music

Eleven years ago, Joe Nardone Jr. participated along with fellow independent record store owners across the country in celebrating a special day for music lovers. Today, hundreds of stores across the globe celebrate the annual Record Store Day, which takes place this...

Razzle dazzle ‘Chicago’ returns to Scranton with ‘All That Jazz’ and more

Walter Bobbie knows just a bit about Scranton, Broadway and all that jazz. Well, maybe more. Since making his way to New York City decades ago after graduating from University of Scranton, the Tony Award-winning city native built a resume full of starring roles and...
Up Close & Personal – Kevin Stanford

Up Close & Personal – Kevin Stanford

Kevin Stanford is an academic adviser for undergraduate students in the Kania School of Management at the University of Scranton. He is passionate about chameleons, which he breeds and sells. He has been featured in podcasts on chameleonbreeder.com, and his chameleons...

Fab 5 – April 19, 2018

Fab 5 – April 19, 2018

1. ‘Auntie Mame’ Actors Circle presents the comedy “Auntie Mame” starting this weekend at Providence Playhouse, 1256 Providence Road, Scranton. The play runs from Thursday, April 19, through Sunday, April 29, with shows Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7 p.m. and...

Children’s programs to gain from Kirby Fest

Children’s programs to gain from Kirby Fest

Over the past three years, more than 22,000 students visited F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts to attend free children’s programming. Last year, after funds from an anonymous donor dwindled, the Kirby Center had to brainstorm about ways to keep the Young...